Alison Gow

Alison is a media consultant and editorial leadership coach who holds board positions with Women in Journalism, the Journalism Innovation and Leadership Programme at UCLan and the Public Interest News Foundation.

She has worked in journalism for more than 30 years, she is widely known for her work in the development and implementation of digital journalism innovations with Reach plc, where she held various roles including newspaper and website editor for Wales on Sunday, Wales Online and the Daily Post, as well as Innovations Editor and Audience and Content Director, Audio and Video. She was also Publisher of the award-winning Laudable Podcasts.

A former board member and President of the Society of Editors, she was recently awarded a Fellowship of the SoE for contributions to the industry.